Postcard 13 from Robina: Israel, Monday August 29, 2011

Postcard 13 from Robina: Israel, Monday August 29, 2011

I left Toulouse on the first day of the Universal Wisdom Education (UWE) conference at Institut Vajra Yogini – what a pity I couldn’t participate. My old friend Ven. Connie Miller was there: she’s been working for thirty-plus years on what Lama...
Postcard 5 from Robina: Moscow, Thursday May 19, 2011

Postcard 5 from Robina: Moscow, Thursday May 19, 2011

I’m a city girl, and the bigger and louder the place, the better. Right now I’m in one of them: Moscow. I love it! There are 15 million people here. The traffic is unbelievable: they drive just like I aspire to drive: with the aggression and focus of the...
Postcard 2 from Robina: Dharamsala, Monday March 21, 2011

Postcard 2 from Robina: Dharamsala, Monday March 21, 2011

Tushita has been pretty quiet for a week. The 12 or so people here doing a one-month course to prepare for ordination as monks and nuns are working away in the Medicine Buddha gompa, above the dining room, but that’s it, apart from the staff. They’ll go...